Jackson school information

IndexJacksonMissouriNational
Average Test Scores59%51%68%
Student/Teacher ratio17:114:116:1
Total public schools81,89979,235
Total private schools253124,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a2137,965

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  • The average school test scores in Jackson are 14% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Jackson.
  • 86.9% of people in Jackson have completed 8th grade.
  • 84.1% of people in Jackson have completed high school.
  • 25.0% of people in Jackson have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Jackson

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  • Jackson Middle1651 W Independence StGrades: 06 - 07Students: 716 · Ratio: 18:162
  • Jackson Sr. High315 S MissouriGrades: 10 - 12Students: 1,126 · Ratio: 17:1n/a
  • North Elem.10730 State Hwy WGrades: KG - 05Students: 296 · Ratio: 18:158
  • Orchard Drive Elem.1402 Orchard DrGrades: KG - 03Students: 579 · Ratio: 16:143
  • Russell Hawkins Jr. High210 N West LnGrades: 08 - 09Students: 735 · Ratio: 17:161
  • South Elem.1701 S Hope StGrades: PK - 05Students: 784 · Ratio: 21:170
  • West Lane Elem.338 N West LnGrades: 03 - 05Students: 486 · Ratio: 18:159

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Education level achieved in Jackson

IndexJacksonMissouriNational
Completed 8th grade86.9%85.4%83.8%
Completed high school84.1%83.4%82.4%
Completed some college52.0%56.6%58.4%
Completed associate degree28.5%33.9%37.2%
Completed bachelors25.0%26.7%29.3%
Completed masters9.7%10.0%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.2%2.8%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.1%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Jackson (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
McClure, IL34883%22%
Oak Ridge, MO23158%15%
Cape Girardeau, MO38,66548%29%
Chaffee, MO2,95848%30%
Delta, MO47847%31%
Jackson, MO14,22159%14%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Highland Park, NJ14,22479%16%
Olean, NY14,23261%10%
Berea, KY14,20961%10%
Greendale, WI14,20890%32%
Forest Park, IL14,20280%17%
Jackson, MO14,22159%14%
Source: The Jackson, MO education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.